Alan Jackson and Craig Campbell are the latest artists announced as part of the Delaware State Fair's Wilmington Trust Grandstand Concert Series. Tickets for the July 30 show will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 4.
The Delaware State Fair announced Feb. 23 the latest artist in the 2011 Wilmington Trust Grandstand Concert Series. Alan Jackson with special guest Craig Campbell will be closing out the fair on Saturday, July 30. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 4 on www.DelawareStateFair.com. Tickets are $55 for track and stadium and $50 for grandstand and clubhouse seats (ticket price includes the online purchase handling fee).
Jackson has been making number one hits since 1990 and has recently compiled the songs onto an album, "34 Number Ones." Jackson has since been featured on another number hit in the single "As She's Walking Away," by Zac Brown Band. Over the course of his career, Jackson has sold more than 50 million albums and continues to top the country charts after more than 20 years.
Some of Jackson's most well-known hits include, "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)," his duet with Jimmy Buffett "It's Five O'Clock Somewhere," and "Gone Country."
Opening artist and newcomer Craig Campbell began as a songwriter and perfected his craft laying in bands backing Luke Bryan and Tracy Byrd. Campbell is also well known for his work with Alan Jackson and Zac Brown Band. The album "Five Spots" features five songs from Campbell: "When I Get It," "My Little Cowboy," "I Bought It," "Chillaxin," and his new single "Family Man."
Tickets can still be purchased for previously announced artists Big Time Rush, Toby Keith with Eric Church, and Josh Turner with The Band Perry. Tickets for Three Days Grace go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 25. All tickets can be purchased at www.DelawareStateFair.com or by calling 1-800-514-3849.
The Delaware State Fair will continue to announce acts for the 2011 Wilmington Trust Grandstand Concert Series in the coming weeks. To get announcements on all things Fair related including concert announcements, sign up for email updates on the Fair's home page.